Altice USA

sales assistant

1 week ago
Requisition ID
2017-16845
Area of Interest
Business Operations
Business Unit
Altice Media Sales
Position Type
Full-Time
US-AR-Jonesboro

Overview

Altice USA is one of the largest broadband communications and video services providers in the United States. We are a subsidiary of Altice NV, a convergent global leader in telecom, content, media, entertainment and advertising founded in 2001 by entrepreneur Patrick Drahi. We are driven by a philosophy to always challenge ourselves. We question everything so that we can find the best way forward for our customers. And in a world where continuous innovation is the only way forward, we are redefining the vision we have for our customers, enterprises, advertisers ‐ and our people.

 

The Company offers Suddenlink‐branded digital cable television, high‐speed Internet and voice services to residential and business customers across the western, midwestern and southern states. Additionally, for its business customers, Suddenlink provides targeted television and online advertising services.

Responsibilities

Under general supervision, the Advertising Sales Assistant provides administrative support and creates research documents, local sales promotions, sales presentations and proposals.

 

Responsibilities

  • Provides quality internal and external customer service surrounding Suddenlink’s values
  • Provides strategic qualitative information that targets various market segments and retail categories to support cable’s inclusion in media plans
  • Obtains and utilizes Nielsen (quantitative) and Arbitron (quantitative) data, retail product information and other various demographic and psychographic research for inclusion in account executives’ proposals and client presentations and for use by managers in strategically guiding the business
  • Determines format and appropriate data to be included in presentation while maintaining corporate standard
  • Adapts corporate and network turn-key presentations to market-specific clientele
  • Coordinates network promotions as well as local and corporate-sponsored sales promotions, including the dissemination of promotion materials, managing sponsor involvement, creative production, budgeting and sales reporting
  • Assists in planning and implementation on on-location sponsored events, including scheduling, event set-up, logistics management, client communications and signage
  • Coordinates promotional materials, including printing and distribution of POP and collateral materials, premium items and network resources
  • Establishes and Maintains relationships with network affiliate representatives and primary vendors
  • Utilizes software-based system to create a variety of correspondences, forms, contracts and client proposals
  • Monitors competition (radio, broadcast, etc)
  • Compiles reports on promotions, special projects and daily operations
  • Provides equipment usage training and assistance to sales staff
  • Meets with clients as necessary
  • Supports the field marketing and promotions staff
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Qualifications

 

  • High school diploma or equivalent required, college degree preferred
  • Proficiency with Microsoft office software
  • Strong professional verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong people and relationship management skills
  • Related experience required

 

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Vet and maintain a drug-free and smoke-free workplace.

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